The Year Three team are made up of:
Curie Class is located in the back left corner of the school. In the morning, the children will come in through the main school hall. They will need to travel through the hall, onto the playground and turn left. The classroom is then the fourth one along. At the end of the day, parents will collect the children from outside the main school hall.
Please copy both Class Teachers into any email correspondence
Nightingale class is located at the back of the school. In the morning, the children will come in through the main school hall. They will need to travel through the hall, onto the playground and turn left. The classroom is then the third one along. At the end of the day, parents will collect the children from outside the main school hall.
Pasteur class is located on the left hand side at the front of the school. In the morning, children can come in through the main gate by the bike racks. They will need to travel turn right after the gate and travel past Berners-Lee and the library to the classroom. At the end of the day, parents can collect the children from outside the same gate at the designated pick up zone.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to come and speak to one of us.
Year 3 is a particularly exciting year because the children:
Throughout the year we look at the following cross-curricular topics:
Science: we are comparing and classifying rocks and soils
Art and Design Technology: we are experimenting with different grades of pencil, as well as mixing and using primary colour paint. We are also working with levers and linkages to create movement.
Computing: we are working collaboratively to find appropriate information and beginning to look at programming.
PSHCE: we continue to develop a Growth Mind-set approach and we are also working on how we use our Zones of Regulation to cope in different situations.
History: we are using a range of artefacts and evidence to describe the past.
Music: we are using our aural memory to recall sounds.
French: Learning starts with learning basic greetings and common phrases.
R.E. we are making links between different beliefs in society.
Science: Light and shadow. We will be exploring how light occurs, how it can be used for protection and how shadows are formed.
Design and Technology: Children will be developing skills in stitching, cutting and joining as part of a sewing project to make a handy pocket.
PSHCE: We will be covering values like - respect for others, bullying, empathy and relationships.
Geography: This is our first deep dive into the subject of physical and human characteristics of the country in which we live.
R.E. In order progress learning in this subject, the children we begin to study the Bible and the practice of prayer, with comparisons across different religions.
French: Learning the language continues with - Days of the week, numbers, describing their appearance and the vocabulary for animals.
Computing: The children will start to study coding and making their own programs
A copy of the PowerPoint for the virtual parents information evening will be uploaded here after the link has been sent out to parents.
Please click here to access the whole school provision map outlining all the interventions taking place in the school. If you have questions about any of the provision that is taking place for your child, please ask your child's class teacher.
We are always happy to discuss any concerns that you may have and support your child in any way possible. Due to the current pandemic, a telephone conversation is currently preferable. Please call the school office to arrange this if required. If you prefer a face to face meeting, this can be facilitated but please remember to bring a face mask to the meeting and expect to be seated 2 metres away from the staff member in question.
Please remember that Staff will not be checking their emails after 5pm or during weekends/holidays and we have a 48 hour response time.
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